Delivering Excellent Care Every Day for People Living with Advanced Dementia: Namaste Care Intervention UK

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FUNDER

Alzheimer’s Society

VALUE

£389,555

PROJECT TEAM

Principal Investigator Professor Dawn Brooker (University of Worcester)

Co Applicants; Caroline Baker (Barchester Healthcare), Professor Darrin Baines, (Coventry University), Roy and Ros Dibble (University of Worcester).

Research Team Within University of Worcester; Isabelle Latham (Programme Management), Dr. Simon Evans, Mary Bruce, Dr. Claire Garabedian, Teresa Atkinson, Jennifer Bray, Gina Dutton, Mike Watts and Professor David Seedhouse. Within University of Coventry; Dr. Amir Khan.

PROJECT OBJECTIVES

Delivering Excellent Care Every Day for People Living with Advanced Dementia: Namaste Care Intervention UK (2016-19) is led by the Association for Dementia Studies at the University of Worcester & focuses on developing the optimal every-day care intervention for people with advanced dementia in care homes based on the principles of Namaste Care developed by Joyce Simard.